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Subject: [Spridgets] OT - looking to get a new family car
From: kentmclean at comcast.net (Kent McLean)
Date: Wed, 07 Mar 2012 14:22:24 -0500
References: <mailman.5.1331146802.3926.spridgets@autox.team.net>
Kirk Hargreaves wrote:
> I wonder why the Volvo V8 conversion interest?  More power, for sure . . I
> would think . . but is this also saying something about the reliability of
> the stock Volvo engine?  Just wondering . . nice site . . and an
> interesting read.

Power, plain and simple -- the sleeper wolf-in-sheeps-clothing.

That era Volvo, (especially that certain 1800S) are known for their
reliability, but they're also known for owning the slow lane.

Kent McLean
'56 100 BN2

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